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NEW ZEALAND DIPLOMA IN TOURISM AND TRAVEL

LEVEL

05

This diploma-level programme is structured to provide a business management view of New Zealand’s travel and tourism industry. This course emphasises identifying opportunities and communication skills for future leaders of the industry.

COURSE LENGTH

40

WEEKS

30 HOURS PER WEEK

9AM - 4PM    I   MONDAY - THURSDAY

FRIDAY - Directed self study

FEES

FREE

STUDY

All our courses are eligible for Fees Free study. Check here if you are eligible.

COURSE OUTLINE

This diploma-level course provides a broad overview of the NZ tourism industry. Emphasis is placed on developing strong business and workplace management, as well as communication skills, allowing graduates to become leaders of the industry. Graduates will have excellent knowledge of tourism operations, these include business systems, commercial aviation, finance and budgeting, trends in the tourism environment and understand market changes in the industry.

Course Delivery Method:

Face to face in a classroom setting, with elements of blended online learning.

Upcoming Intakes

2021 - 2022 COURSE DATES

8 Feb – 23 Dec 2022

14 Mar 2022 – 3 Mar 2023

2 May 2022 – 6 Apr 2023

7 Jun 2022 – 26 May 2023

25 Jul 2022 – 30 Jun 2023

29 Aug 2022 – 18 Aug 2023

17 Oct 2022 – 22 Sep 2023

TERM BREAKS

15 Apr 2022 - 29 Apr 2022

11 Jul 2022 - 22 Jul 2022

3 Oct 2022 – 14 Oct 2022

SUMMER BREAK

26 Dec 2022 – 30 Jan 2023

entry requirements

Domestic Student

  • Have Tourism Level 4 or NCEA Level 3 or at least 12 months’ work experience in a Travel or Tourism business

  • Special circumstances considered at discretion of Department Head

  • Demonstrate appropriate literacy and numeracy levels

International student

  • 18 years of age or older at course start date 

  • IELTS (Academic) 5.5 with no band lower than 5.0 (or NZQA approved equivalent) 

  • 3  years secondary school education or equivalent work experience

COURSE TRIPS

All Crown programmes include trips to relevant sites and destinations. These educational visits will allow you to interact with professionals in the industry and observe the work in the real work environment.

· Hobbiton

The course consists of 8 modules, which cover:

Effective communication in Travel & Tourism

NZ tourism sector, region-by-region

Trends in the international tourism environment

Tourism venture improvements

Finance and budgeting

Commercial aviation

Workplace management and personal work ethics

Business systems development

Students are assessed through a mixture of written assessments, presentations and practical role plays. 

ADDITIONAL QUALIFICATIONS AVAILABLE (OPTIONAL):

• Crown Certificate in Cabin Crew
• Blue Lagoon Cruises Certificate
• Pure New Zealand Specialist Certificate
• Hawaii Tourism Certificate
• Hong Kong Specialist Certificate
• Tiare Tahiti Specialist Certificate
• Pierre & Vacances Expert in Mountains in France Diploma
• Online Travel Training (OTT) courses

Study & Work Programme

Study & Work is an optional service available to students

Study & Work has been designed with the help of employers, recruitment agents, school teachers and careers advisors.

• You will learn the skills needed by the companies who will hire you after you graduate.
• You work and earn money during your course.
• You attend Study & Work alongside your travel & tourism, hospitality or business course.

What is included with Study & Work:

• Free professional training in employment skills and customer service from Function Staff, our Study and Work partners.
• Paid part-time employment with Function Staff during your course.
• Free 1-1 CV preparation, career advice and interview skills with Crown’s employment team.
• A standard reference will be included at the end of your program.

INTERNATIONAL FEES

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CAREER OPTIONS

Employment
Pathways

Find more employment
options at CareersNZ

A qualification in this course can lead to great jobs such as:

Marketing & Promotions Coordinator

Travel & Trade Coordinator

Tourism Operations Supervisor

Business Development Coordinator

Further STudy

If you successfully complete this course you may wish to continue your studies at degree level. You may be eligible for credits toward further study. Please ask us for details.